Today’s Headlines

  • SMART Commuter Train in North Bay Gets Federal Funds in Omnibus Bill (Press Dem)
  • Questions Asked About Future of Jack London Square Amid Recession (SF Gate)
  • New Oakland A’s Stadium Near Jack London Square a Possibility (SF Gate)
  • A Further Look At Sacramento Complete Streets With Public Meeting (Sac Bee)
  • Tom Vanderbilt Examines the Perfect Parallel Parking Maneuver
  • Kentucky U.S. Senate Candidate Runs on Rail Plan (Transport Politic via Streetsblog.net)
  • America’s "Love Affair" With the Automobile: The Thrill Is Gone (MNN)
  • But Merc Gushes Over Menlo Park Exotic Car Wine Bar: DUI Never Looked So Good?
  • GM Expects to Repay Federal Loans by June (Merc via AP)

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Bay Bridge Closes Indefinitely After Steel Rods Snap Near S-Curve (SF Gate, Merc, ABC7, SF Appeal) BART Runs Longer Trains, Service and Cars, Stations Reported to be Crowded (Merc)  California Transit Association Looks to Protect Transit Funds at Ballot Box (The Source) In Socal, OC Bus Riders Urge Transit Authority Not to Cut Their Routes […]

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AC Transit Service Should Return to Normal Today Following Judge’s Ruling (SF Gate, CBS5) SF Supes to Consider Legislation to Toughen Penalities for Muni Crimes (SF Examiner, City Insider) Board Will Also Vote on Lease of Two Hayes Valley Parcels for "Proxy" Project (SF Gate) SFPD Looking for Driver Who Killed Man in Hit-and-Run in […]

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Battle Brews Over SF Stimulus Funds (SF Gate) More on How Bay Area Stim Funds Will Be Put to Use (Merc) Bay Area Transit Officials Want to Increase Efficiency (SF Gate) Transbay Blog: The MTC’s Shifting Funds, Shifty Priorities  Worst Service Cuts Since 70s Set to Take Effect in NY (NYT, News, Post, NY1) L.A. […]

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MTA Moves to Exert Control Over SFPD’s Traffic Company (SF Gate) New CEQA Guidelines Create Worrisome Loopholes (Ca. Progress Report) Design Plan Threatens Historic Integrity of Presidio’s Main Post (SF Gate)  Plan for South San Francisco Caltrain Station Delayed (SF Examiner) Condo Tower Near Transamerica Building Faces "Significant Challenges" (SF Gate) LA Controller Probes Supes […]

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ATU Members Approve BART Contract (KCBS, CBS5, ABC7) 145 BART Train Operators Earned More Than $20,000 in Overtime (SF Gate)  More on the Bay Bridge Labor Day Closure (Merc)  San Rafael’s D Street Opened to Two-Way Traffic (Marin IJ) Muni Fare Evaders Get $75 Fines During Sting (Mission Loc@l) SF Gate: "Mission Bay Becoming a Real Neighborhood" […]